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PM Modi Varanasi visit LIVE updates: Foundation stone for UP's 3rd International Cricket Stadium to ...

Hindustan Times 23 Sep 2023
Before arriving in Varanasi, Modi inaugurated the 'International Lawyers’ Conference 2023' at New Delhi's Vigyan Bhawan ... Here's what PM Modi said during lawyers' conference before departing for Varanasi ... PM Modi attends 'International Lawyers’ Conference 2023' before heading to Varanasi.

Awadhesh Rai murder: U.P. Cong president appears before fast track court as informant

Hindustan Times 22 Sep 2023
According to district government counsel (criminal), Gulab Chandra Agrahri, former MLA Mukhtar Ansari is the main accused in the Awadhesh Rai murder case and has already been awarded life term by the sessions court, Varanasi ... Awadhesh Rai was shot dead outside Ajay Rai’s house in Varanasi on August 3, 1991.

Gyanvapi mosque case: ASI seeks 8 weeks to complete scientific survey

Live Mint 02 Sep 2023
There is a possibility that ASI may ask for more time from the court,” Tripathi told ANI.Shubhash Nandan Chaturvedi, also a lawyer representing Hindu litigants, said the four weeks given by the Varanasi district court to ASI to complete its survey end on Saturday.“We think that ...

Gyanvapi Mosque Case: ‘ASI may seek more time for survey report’, says lawyers

Live Mint 02 Sep 2023
Lawyers representing Hindu litigants on Saturday said that the Archaeological Survey of India may seek more time from the court on the Gyanvapi survey report, according to a report published by the news agency ANI. ASI was granted four weeks of time by a Varanasi court to complete its survey in the mosque complex.

Kashi group supports Sanjay Singh for WFI chief, demands free election to post

Hindustan Times 19 Aug 2023
“For sure, I will be discussing the issue with my lawyers to take legal action against Bajrang Punia as it’s not an allegation against me alone, but the people of Varanasi as they have been known for their quality education and upbringing,” said Singh, a law graduate from Banaras Hindu University.

Gyanvapi row: ASI survey resumes on 4th day after 3 hours delay due to rush at Kashi Vishwanath

Live Mint 07 Aug 2023
The administration should pay attention to maintaining law and order,' he had said.On Sunday, the ASI continued their survey at the Gyanvapi Mosque in Varanasi to determine if the 17th century mosque is built upon a pre-existing structure.Lawyer Sudhir Tripathi, representing the ...

‘Wrong to think…’: Hindu side on ‘new discoveries’ in Gyanvapi mosque

Hindustan Times 07 Aug 2023
The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) on Monday conducted the scientific survey of the complex housing Gyanvapi mosque in Varanasi for the fourth day to determine if the mosque was built over a temple. Hindu side's lawyer Vishnu Shankar Jain said it is wrong to assume that some new discovery will be made every day.

'Have patience…': Hindu side as ASI's Gyanvapi mosque survey in Varanasi underway. Top updates

Hindustan Times 06 Aug 2023
Rapid Action Force personnel outside the Gyanvapi Mosque complex in Varanasi on Sunday.(Rajesh Kumar/HT). Lawyers said that the primary stage of the court-ordered survey of the Gyanvapi complex has been finished and the secondary stage was underway with “machines” including radars ... The survey will clarify everything," the lawyer said.

SC stay on Rahul Gandhi's conviction, Manipur crisis, Gyanvapi ASI survey: Top news of the week

Live Mint 05 Aug 2023
ASI conducts ‘non-invasive’ survey After multiple challenges and pleas against the survey, the Supreme Court of India declined to stay the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) survey of Gyanvapi Mosque in Varanasi. On day 2 of the survey, the Hindu side lawyer has claimed that not idols but ‘fragments of idols’ have been found.

Allahabad High Court stays ASI survey of Gyanvapi mosque till July 27

Indian Express 26 Jul 2023
The high court had on Wednesday resumed hearing a plea against a district court order directing the Archaeological Survey of India to conduct a survey to determine if the Gyanvapi mosque in Varanasi was built upon a temple ... Survey of the mosque complex, located next to the Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi, had started at around 8 am on Monday.

What Gyanvapi dispute shows

Hindustan Times 24 Jul 2023
For about four hours, even as lawyers representing the mosque committee rushed to the apex court, frenetic scenes unfolded in Varanasi where officials from the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), displaying unusual alacrity, descended on the complex early in the day to conduct ...

UP: Complaint against Digvijaya Singh for social media post on ex-RSS chief

Hindustan Times 16 Jul 2023
The complaint was filed by Varanasi-based lawyer Shashank Shekhar Tripathi against Singh for his social media post alleging that the senior Congress leader shared a ‘doctored photograph’ on his social ...

Gyanvapi battle may set template for places of worship cases

Hindustan Times 13 Jun 2023
In April 2022, a Varanasi civil court ordered an inspection of the premises through an advocate commissioner ... Two days later, the Varanasi civil court ordered a section of the mosque complex sealed after Hindu petitioners’ lawyer Hari Shankar Jain claimed that a “shivling” was spotted at the bottom of a tank during the survey.

Gyanvapi case petitioner seeks President's permission for euthanasia alleging pressure

International Business Times 08 Jun 2023
In a shocking development, Rakhi Singh, the main petitioner seeking the right to daily worship inside the Gyanvapi Masjid in Varanasi, has written to President Droupadi Murmu, alleging that her fellow four petitioners in the case and their lawyers spread false propaganda against her, and she is "considering euthanasia" due to mental pressure.

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